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Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004) was an American singer-songwriter, musician and composer known as Ray Charles and sometimes referred to as "The Genius". He was a pioneer in the genre of soul music during the 1950s by fusing rhythm and blues, gospel,...Wikipedia

Age: 73 (age at death)
Born: 23rd September, 1930, Albany, Georgia, United States
Died: 10th June, 2004, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: "Hit The Road Jack" Single

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Dropped the "Robinson" from his name as a young performer to avoid confusion with boxer Sugar Ray Robinson.

 

Was an admirer of singer Nat `King` Cole and even imitated his style in his early performances, which guaranteed him continued work before perfecting his own style.

 

Love is a special word, and I use it only when I mean it. You say the word too much and it becomes cheap.

 

Music is my life, professionally, for nearly 60 years. To be recognized by the academy is still the highest honor.

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aizamas - La canción "I Can't Stop Loving You" es de un romanticismo enorme. (11 months ago)
SIDNEI RODRIGUES - Ray Charles died in 2007, not in 2004 like you say here. (11 months ago)
omarsclub - legend (3 years ago)
Fred Markee - Iam looking for a Ray Charles song about a father giving his daugher a way at her wedding (5 years ago)
destinee1 - married 2 times i swear u had more women (6 years ago)

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